CMR meeting on May 9 canceled

18-18-MMS| May 7, 2018

BILOXI, Miss. – The special meeting of the Commission on Marine Resources scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, has been canceled.


The agenda for the special meeting included two items: an oyster relay plan and information about haul seine nets.


Those items will be placed on the agenda of the regular CMR meeting Tuesday, May 15, which will be held at the Bolton Building, 1141 Bayview Ave. The meeting begins at 9 a.m.


The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving marine interests of the state by managing all marine life, public trust wetlands, adjacent uplands and waterfront areas to provide for the optimal commercial, recreational, educational and economic uses of these resources consistent with environmental concerns and social changes. Visit the DMR online at